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Colt Paterson Revolver Powder Flask

Auction:
3097M
Lot:
42
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Sale #3097M - 3097M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 27, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Colt Paterson Revolver Powder Flask, c. 1830s-40s, brass flask, bottom unscrews for filling, top also unscrews, with spring loaded charger, ht. 3 5/8, dia. 1 1/8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Brass has some light patina and remnants of finish, charger functions properly.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Colt Paterson, Containers, Flask, Gunpowder, Powder flask, Revolver, Single-action revolvers, Small arms